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NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center - Center for Advanced Digestive Care

Faculty Publications

Title: Metal versus plastic for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: clinical outcomes and success
Journal: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Date: November 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25936453
Authors: Sharaiha RZ, DeFilippis EM, Kedia P, Gaidhane M, Boumitri C, Lim HW, Han E, Singh H, Ghumman SS, Kowalski T, Loren D, Kahaleh M, Siddiqui A

Title: Endoscopic gallbladder drainage for Acute cholescystitis
Journal: Clinical Endoscopy
Date: September 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26473125
Authors: Widmer J, Alvarez P Sharaiha RZ, Gossain S, Kedia P, Sarkaria S, Sethi A, Turner BG, Millman J, Lieberman M, Nandakumar G, Umrania H, Gaidhane M, Kahaleh M

Title: Antibiotic self-treatment of travelers' diarrhea: helpful or harmful?
Journal: Clinical Infectious Diseases
Date: January 2015
Abstract: http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/01/07/cid.ciu961.full
Authors:Connor BA, Keystone JS

Title: Endoscopic ultrasound-directed transgastric ERCP (EDGE) for Roux-en-Y anatomy: a novel technique.
Journal: Endoscopy
Date: January 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25575353
Authors: Kedia P, Kumta NA, Widmer J, Sundararajan S, Cerefice M, Gaidhane M, Sharaiha R,Kahaleh M

Title: Silencing of UCHL1 by CpG promoter hyper-methylation is associated with metastatic gastroenteropancreatic well-differentiated neuroendocrine (carcinoid) tumors.
Journal: Annals of Surgical Oncology
Date: December 2014
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24854489
Authors: Kleiman DA, Beninato T, Sultan S, Crowley MJ, Finnerty B, Kumar R, Panarelli NC, Liu YF, Lieberman MD, Seandel M, Evans T, Elemento O, Zarnegar R, Fahey TJ 3rd

Title: Initial experience with endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty: technical success and reproducibility in the bariatric population.
Journal: Endoscopy
Date: November 2014
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25380510
Authors: Sharaiha RZ, Kedia P, Kumta N, DeFilippis EM, Gaidhane M, Shukla A, Aronne LJ, Kahaleh M

Title: Broadly neutralizing antibodies abrogate established hepatitis C virus infection.
Journal: Science Translational Medicine
Date: September 2014
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25232181
Authors: de Jong YP, Dorner M, Mommersteeg MC, Xiao JW, Balazs AB, Robbins JB, Winer BY, Gerges S, Vega K, Krishnan A, Chiriboga L, Charlton MR, Burton DR, Baltimore D, Law M, Rice CM, Ploss A

Title: A prospective trial evaluating the clinical performance of a novel surgical energy device in laparoscopic colon surgery.
Journal: Surgical Endoscopy
Date: August 2014
Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25159634
Authors: Milsom JW, Trencheva K, Sonoda T, Nandakumar G, Shukla PJ, Lee S

Title: Obesity does not increase morbidity of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Journal: Journal of Surgical Research
Date: August 2014
Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24636101
Authors: Afaneh C, Abelson J, Rich BS, Dakin G, Zarnegar R, Barie PS, Fahey TJ 3rd, Pomp A.

Title: Phase II trial of bortezomib alone or in combination with irinotecan in patients with adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction or stomach.
Journal: Invest New Drugs
Date: June 2014
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24526575
Authors: Ocean AJ, Christos P, Sparano JA, Shah MA, Yantiss RK, Cheng J, Lin J, Papetti M, Matulich D, Schnoll-Sussman F, Besanceney-Webler C, Xiang J, Ward M, Dilts KT, Keresztes R, Holloway S, Chen EZ, Wright JJ, and Lane ME

Title: Surgical Treatment of Complex Small Bowel Crohn Disease.
Journal: Annals of Surgery
Date: April 2014
Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24743631
Authors: Michelassi F, Sultan S

Title: Early referral for esophageal pH monitoring is more cost-effective than prolonged empiric trials of proton-pump inhibitors for suspected gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Journal: Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Date: January 2014
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24214090
Authors: Kleiman DA, Beninato T, Bosworth BP, Brunaud L, Ciecierega T, Crawford CV Jr, Turner BG, Fahey TJ 3rd, Zarnegar R.

Title: A Multicenter, Prospective Study of a New Fully Covered Expandable Metal Biliary Stent for the Palliative Treatment of Malignant Bile Duct Obstruction
Journal: Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Date: April 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=23606835
Authors: Petersen BT, Kahaleh M, Kozarek RA, Loren D, Gupta K, Kowalski T, Freeman M, Chen YK, Branch MS, Edmundowicz S, Gluck M, Binmoeller K, Baron TH, Shah RJ, Kinney T, Ross W, Jowell P, Carr-Locke D

Title: Early referral for 24-h esophageal pH monitoring may prevent unnecessary treatment with acid-reducing medications
Journal: Surgical Endoscopy
Date: April 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23232999
Authors: Kleiman DA, Sporn MJ, Beninato T, Metz Y, Crawford C, Fahey TJ 3rd, Zarnegar R

Title: Chronic Diarrhea in Travelers
Journal: Current Infectious Disease Reports
Date: March 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23532349
Authors: Connor BA

Title: Endoscopic ultrasonography guided biliary drainage: Summary of consortium meeting, May 7th, 2011, Chicago
Journal: World J Gastroenterol
Date: March 2013
Abstract: http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v19/i9/1372.htm
Authors: Kahaleh M, Artifon ELA, Perez-Miranda M, Gupta K, Itoi T, Binmoeller KF and Giovannini M

Title: Update on Portal Vein Embolization: Evidence-based Outcomes, Controversies, and Novel Strategies.
Journal: Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology
Date: February 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23369559
Authors: May BJ, Talenfeld AD, Madoff DC

Title: Endoscopic management of chronic pancreatitis
Journal: World Journal of Gastrointest Endoscopy
Date: January 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23330050
Authors: Oza VM, Kahaleh M

Title: Identifying important predictors for anastomotic leak after colon and rectal resection: prospective study on 616 patients.
Date: January 2013
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=identifying%20important%20predictors%20of%20anastamotic
Authors: Trencheva K, Morrissey KP, Wells M, Mancuso CA, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Michelassi F, Charlson ME, Milsom JW.

Title: Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Radiofrequency Ablation (EUS-RFA) of the Pancreas in a Porcine Model
Journal: Gastroenterol Res Pract
Date: August 2012
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3459266/
Authors: Gaidhane M, Smith I, Ellen K, Gatesman J, Habib N, Foley P, Moskaluk C, and Kahaleh M.

Title: Tobacco Use Is Associated with Increased Recurrence and Death from Gastric Cancer
Journal: Ann Surg Onc
Date: July 2012
Abstract: http://www.springerlink.com/content/x524573l18607v58/?MUD=MP
Authors: Smyth EC, Capanu M, Janjigian YY, Kelsen DK, Coit D, Strong VE, Shah MA.

Title: Bevacizumab in Combination With Chemotherapy as First-Line Therapy in Advanced Gastric Cancer: A Biomarker Evaluation From the AVAGAST Randomized Phase III Trial
Journal: J. Clin Oncol
Date: June 10, 2012
Abstract: http://jco.ascopubs.org/content/30/17/2119.long
Authors: Van Cutsem E, de Haas S, Kang YK, Ohtsu A, Tebbutt NC, Ming Xu J, Peng Yong W, Langer B, Delmar P, Scherer SJ, Shah MA.

Title: What's New in Transarterial Therapies for Hepatocellular Carcinoma?
Journal: Gastrointestinal Cancer Research
Date: May/June 2012
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22876334
Authors: May BJ, Murthi R, Madoff DC.

Title: Fractionated Radioimmunotherapy with 90Y-Clivatuzumab Tetraxetan and Low-Dose Gemcitabine is Active in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Journal: Cancer
Date: May 8 2012
Abstract: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cncr.27592/abstract;jsessionid=DBDCDFC2CB6420BA67E51BD33E1D022C.d03t04
Authors: Ocean AJ, Pennington KL, Guarino MJ, Sheikh A, Bekaii-Saab T, Serafini AN, Lee D, Sung MW, Gulec SA, Goldsmith SJ, Manzone T, Holt M, O'Neil BH, Hall N, Montero AJ, Kauh J, Gold DV, Horne H, Wegener WA, Goldenberg DM

Title: A prospective evaluation of the utility of 2-deoxy-2-[(18) F]fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography and computed tomography in staging locally advanced gastric cancer
Journal: Cancer
Date: May 2012
Abstract: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cncr.27550/abstract
Authors: Smyth E, Schoder H, Strong VE, Capanu M, Kelsen DP, Coit DG, Shah MA.

Title: Medical versus Surgical Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes: The Search for Level 1 Evidence
Journal: Surg Obes Relat Dis
Date: March 21, 2012
Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1550728912000937
Authors: Shukla AP, Moreira M, Dakin G, Pomp A, Brillon D, Sinha N, Strain GW, Lebovitz H, Rubino F.

Title: Characteristics and Spectrum of Disease Among Ill Returned Travelers from Pre- and Post-Earthquake Haiti: The GeoSentinel Experience
Journal: Am J Trop Med Hyg
Date: January 2012
Abstract: http://www.ajtmh.org/content/86/1/23.long
Authors: Esposito DH, Han PV, Kozarsky PE, Walker PF, Gkrania-Klotsas E, Barnett ED, Libman M, McCarthy AE, Field V, Connor BA, Schwartz E, MacDonald S, Sotir MJ; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network.